Friday, May 29

The Quad: Mosques increase security during Ramadan in response to recent hate crimes

Ramadan, the Islamic holy month of fasting, is a time of prayer, community and reflection. But with a recent rise in Islamophobia-fueled hate crimes, the observance of the holy month has become a bit more complicated. Read more...

Photo: This year, the holy month of Ramadan takes place from May 6 to June 4. In the wake of rising Islamophobia throughout the nation, as well as recent hate crimes and high-profile attacks on places of worship, many mosques have had to increase their security, even during the sacred time of worship. (Daily Bruin file photo)

Week four: Possible measles exposure, Sepi’s petition, Jordyn Wieber to leave gymnastics

This Week in the News serves as The Quad’s space for reflection on current events at and around UCLA. Every week, Daily Bruin staffers will analyze some of the most significant stories to keep readers up to speed. Read more...

Photo: (Courtney Fortier/Daily Bruin, Daniel Leibowitz/Daily Bruin staff, Liz Ketcham/Assistant Photo editor, Daily Bruin file photo)